Lady Roaring Lions' Comeback Falls Short Against Apprentice
|2nd - 00:00||1||2||T|
|Penn State Fayette (0-1)||28||44||72|
|Newport News, VA|
|Penn State Fayette||Apprentice|
|Pts: 2 Players (#12, #20 - 16)||Pts: April McCoy - 22|
|Reb: Kaitlyn Novak - 8||Reb: April McCoy - 13|
|Ast: Kasey Ruble - 7||Ast: 2 Players (#04, #21 - 4)|
|Team Statistics||Penn State Fayette||Apprentice|
|Field Goal %||38.1% (24-63 )||28.9% (22-76 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||26||24|
|2nd Chance Pts||3||26|
|Pts in the Paint||32||28|
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Lady Roaring Lions valiant bid to come back from an 18-point deficit with under five minutes to play fell just short as Fayette fell to Apprentice School, Newport News, Va., in the opening night of the Great Ships Classic.
Novak pulled down a team high eight rebounds, while Guthrie and Kasey Ruble (Fairchance, Pa.) each had seven. Ruble added seven assists.
Fayette will face Southern Virginia University, Buena Vista, Va., Saturday at 1 p.m. to conclude the classic.